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Shuttered Children’s Museum used as a New Orleans school

Category: Education & Interpretation

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A children's museum in New Orleans that was shuttered in August over slow ticket sales in the face of the coronavirus is now subbing as a school for some local …

Should There Be a Core Document for Education?: An Update on the EdCom Task Force

Category: Accreditation
As a prerequisite to accreditation, museums must submit five Core Documents for verification, a set of plans and policies considered fundamental to professional museum operations, values, …

How Can We Make Volunteer Programs More Inclusive and Accessible?

Category: Diversity, Equity, Accessibility, and Inclusion
Last year, AAM released a popular toolkit on structuring, developing, and supporting volunteer programs—whether starting from scratch or reimagining an existing program. Since the release …

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